Hosted by DJ ParaDice and DJ Peter Pancake, Connecting Flight Radio serves up a healthy dose of DJ'ing and Travel. We aim to connect the public to good music and DJ's in a plethora of cities around the country and around the world!
CFR Feat. Nova (Las Vegas, NV)
1:52:40Episode 35 and we back like we never left. On this episode we have the multi-talented Dj Nova sitting in the jumpseat with us. This man is a certified legend in the DJ edit game, pretty much every open-format dj in America has nova edits in their library. In this Interview, we discuss his origins on the east coast, from DC to North Carolina, to Florida then finally coming out to Las Vegas. He also shares how he started a custom design business during the pandemic, and details his creative process in music and in general life. Finally, Nova gifts all your ears with a super groovy eclectic uptempo mix, jam packed with a bunch of his own exclusive edits. Strap in, Wheels up, Connecting flight Radio is back in the skys. Interview starts at (00:18:55) Mix Starts (01:19:06) Links http://iamdjnova.com/ https://www.instagram.com/dj_nova https://www.instagram.com/thenovadesignproject Nova's Music edits https://headlinermusicclub.com/?s=%28nova&post_type=audio https://soundcloud.com/iamdjnova
CFR April 2022 Mix Episode
1:21:53What's Good all you lovely jetsetters!! We are back at it again with a super fresh episode of Connecting Flight Radio. In this episode it's just the boys, We chat it up about our past few weeks since we last talked. There are lots of upcoming travel plans that we are both really excited to share in this one as well. And as always we had to serve up a couple of great mixies for the people this week. DJ ParaDice is first up to bat with a super open-format mix that he whipped together a couple months ago consisting of many of the tracks that have been in his rotation for the last 6 months or so. Mix starts (00:22:09) Up next, Peter Pancake gets busy with a funky high-energy mix recorded live at Lolita, one of the hottest venues in Boston Mass at the moment. This mix is like 45 minutes long so save this for your next long run or your friday afternoon rush-hour commute. You can thank him later. Mix starts (00:45:44) Safe travels and see you all in the next one!
CFR Feat. DJ Cide (Seattle, WA)
1:49:29The Connecting Flight Boyz are back at it again. This episode we head back up to the Pacific Northwest. We had the honor to sit and chat with one of the most influential people in the Seattle music & entertainment scene, the legendary DJ Cide. This conversation is very special because Cide is like a big brother to both of us, and is one of the most genuine people you can ever meet. Interview starts (00:10:36) We chat about how he got into Djing, becoming a Redbull 3style Contender, opening and touring with some of the biggest names in Hip-hop, and how he stayed grounded throughout his career. We also get to dive deep into how he balances his new family life as he spends less time in night clubs but is still just as involved with his passion for music. DISCLAIMER: DJ Cide makes a huge announcement for the first time publicly in this episode, but you will just have to listen to find out what it is! Don't even get us started on the music, the mix that this man puts down is nothing short of legendary. Just listen and enjoy the master at work. Mix starts (01:12:15)
CFR Feat. Kasey Berry (New York, NY)
1:53:10Welcome back to Season 3 of Connecting Flight Radio! This week we welcome none other than New York's Finest, Kasey Berry! We speak to Kasey about how she got into the DJ world on the east coast and how that has now translated into a national and international circuit. Kasey also digs into our special new years episode talking about resolutions and goals along with tips and tricks for all of you travel enthusiasts out there! We finish off the episode with an exclusive mix by Kasey Berry for your listening pleasure! Interview starts (00:13:05) Mix starts (01:31:97) Kasey Berry's IG https://www.instagram.com/kaseyberry/
CFR Season 3 Premier Ep 49
2:34:44The Boys Are Back in Town!! It’s has been a couple of months, but we are back in the sky and are flying straight into your speakers . In this episode we have a lot of catching up to do. ParaDice talks about recent move to Italy and all the adventures he has had there so far. Peter Pancake tells everyone about all if his life updates and his potential plan to run a marathon soon. Afterwards we open our calendars and look towards the future to tell everybody about how the rest of 2021 is shaping up, and our plans for New Year’s Eve. We always gotta bring you some mixes as well: First up, we have a super smooth brunch mix from Peter Pancake recorded live at Lolitas in Boston, Mass. These are the types of gig Peter was built for so you know it’s gunna be a whole vibe. Mix starts (00:51:06) Next up we have the long awaited mix from DJ ParaDice recorded live from UNLV Premier 2021 that took place on August 26th, the week before he moved to Rome. Over 4,500 college kids enjoyed this set live, now you can hear it from the comfort of your home. Mix starts (01:37:18)
CFR August 2021 Mix (Live from RWB Milwaukee)
3:38:50Welcome back aboard Connecting Flight Radio, On this episode we catch up on the last few weeks of travels and gigs. A whole lot has transpired since our last episode, so it's definitely worth the listen. We have a very special mix for you. We recorded our live back-to-back set from RWB Party bar in Milwaukee, WI on July 3rd 2021. This set started immediately after the Bucks beat the Atlanta Hawks to advance to the NBA finals for the first time since 1974. The energy in the building was unreal. Sit Back Relax and enjoy the show! BUCKS IN SIX!! Mix Starts (00:14:07)
CFR Feat. Mario (Boston, MA)
3:07:39Welcome back aboard Connecting Flight Radio! This week we have an east-coast icon among us! Hailing from the great state of Massachusetts, DJ Mario is synonymous with the Boston DJ and music scene. He is a long time veteran in the game, but still has the hustle and work ethic of a newbie trying to get their first shot. That is a dangerous combination. We speak to Dj Mario about how he grew from just being a local dj to now running and booking talet at many of the most exclusive venues in the Boston area. Ohh, did we mention he owns a music studio and runs one of the premier event production companies in New England. Oh yeah, he also does all of this while still balancing husband & daddy duties taking time for his wife and their two kids! Super Mario Papathanasiou does it all. This episode is an amazing opportunity to get into the business mind of someone who has set up the lifestyle that most djs would strive for once we get into our 40's . Get your notepad and highlighters out for this one. Interview starts (00:20:24) DJ Mario gets busy behind the decks as he delivers you a diverse uptempo mix that will make you feel like you just crossed the velvet ropes at the world renowned Mariel Underground on a Saturday night. Mix starts (01:35:07) DJ Mario's IG https://www.instagram.com/mariothedj/ DJ Marios Event Production Company IG https://www.instagram.com/esc_audio/ DJ Marios Twitter https://twitter.com/mariothedj Marios Management company https://www.instagram.com/cojemanagement/
CFR June 2020 Mix 2.0 (Extra Episode!)
1:29:23Welcome aboard for our second Mix episode for this month of June. We have a new high energy Dinner party mix from Peter Pancake recorded live at the famed Mariel restaurant in downtown Boston, Mass! Mix Starts (00:09:29) Listen To this nextime you make a fancy dinner at home, or at your next work out, whatever. ParaDice is up next with a random mix that he put together full of tracks that are working for him in the clubs at the moment, along with some viral Tiktok slaps thrown in there to keep it interesting. Mix starts at (00:59:13) See you all in a couple weeks!!
CFR Feat. YoYolie (Las Vegas, NV)
2:21:41You are in seat 1A for this flight because we have some first class talent aboard the podcast today! Born and raised in the Bay Area, but now representing Las Vegas, Yo Yolie has made her name synonymous with excellence in the DJ space. Her turntable skills have proven over and over again to be true to the DJ tradition by seamlessly mixing the newest sounds with the rarest gems. Her ever growing resume speaks for itself, holding down multiple radio station residencies across the country while also playing at many of the biggest & best clubs, parties, and events in Vegas, The Bay, and beyond. In our conversation we dig into how personality and personal traits shape who she is, and how she attacks her daily tasks. She schools us on our own DISC assessment by tying it in with astrology, her favorite personality test. We talk about how she has navigated this past year and how she is going to come back even stronger than before. Also we discuss how she has become a more positive and inspirational person over the past few years, but still keeps her outspoken straight to the point personality. You already know Yo Yolie is a tastemaker behind the decks, that being said, she hooks us up with an exclusive New-Wave inspired mix that will keep you reaching for your shazam app the whole time. Mix starts (01:53:57) Sit back and strap in, because we know you will enjoy this long awaited episode of Connecting Flight Radio. Links Yo Yolie's website https://www.yoyolie.net/ Yo Yolies IG https://www.instagram.com/yoyolie/
CFR - MDW 2021 Mixes
59:54We apologize for the delay on this episode. Memorial Day 2021 Go the best of both of us. We start off this episode and explain all the shenanigans of this past weekend. The first "normal" Holiday weekend in over a year! DJ ParaDice has a mix that he recorded live at Hakkasan Nightclub on Memorial day Saturday night. Being the rookie that he is, he didn't have enough space on his memory card so the mix is only 11 min long. SMH, but its good opening set that shows you the energy of Memorial Day Weekend in Las Vegas. Mix starts at (16:45) Peter Pancake saves the day with a live recorded set the same night at the notorious RWB Party Bar in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. If you listen closely you can hear Dj Ankit being annoying on the mic and in the background. The energy in this mix is 11/10 so you better put on your running shoes and your party pants before listening to this one. Mix stars (27:26) Stay safe and see y'all in a couple weeks! Check in with us on the gram. https://www.instagram.com/connectingflightradio/